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Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

By Sue Lau @zzazzazza

Lemon and raspberry mascarpone cupcakes have a creamy and sweet fresh berry and cheese filling with a lemony pink frosting.
Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes

for Spring Sweets Week

By Sue Lau | Palatable Pastime

This post is sponsored in conjunction with #SpringSweetsWeek. I received product samples from sponsor companies to help in the creation of the #SpringSweetsWeek recipes. All opinions are mine alone.

My recipe of the day is lemon raspberry mascarpone cupcakes for Spring Sweets Week,. These have a light lemony cake and a creamy raspberry filling and a tart but sweet lemony pink frosting. More details about those delish cupcakes are below. But first, the main event!

Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

Welcome to #SpringSweetsWeek 2020 hosted by Heather from Hezzi-D's Books and Cooks! What better way to celebrate the warmer weather and flowers blooming than with food and a fun giveaway? 27 bloggers from around the country have come together to share over 100 sweet recipes perfect for spring! So stop thinking about cold and snow and get ready to enjoy the best spring sweets like cupcakes, cookies, brownies, pies, and even beverages! Our #SpringSweetsWeek sponsors are helping us give away some great prizes. Thank you so much to Dixie Crystals, Millican Pecan, Door County Coffee, Anolon, Deiss Cookware, Adams Extract, and Fresh April Sprinkles for your generosity. We have an incredible giveaway below and would love if you would take a moment to read about it and the prizes you can win!

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Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

Prize #2: Door County Coffee is giving one winner 20 full-pots of coffee and a Door County Coffee mug. Full pots will consist of seasonal flavors, flavored coffee, and non-flavored coffee.

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Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

Prize #3: Dixie Crystals is giving one winner a set of Nordic Ware Bundt Pans. This set contains one Chiffon Bundt Pan and one Vaulted Cathedral Bundt Pan perfect for decorative baking.

Since 1917, Dixie Crystals® has been the South's choice for high-quality sugar and sweeteners. Our pure cane sugar products are all natural, non-GMO and provide consistently delicious results. Visit www.dixiecrystals.com for hundreds of recipes, holiday ideas, great ways to get kids baking in the kitchen, and plenty of baking videos.

Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

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Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

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Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

Prize #6: Adams Extract is giving one winner an Adams baking pack with 4-6 items including their amazing 4oz Adams Best® Vanilla Flavor. This prize package is great for anyone who loves to bake!

John A. Adams began making and selling his Green Plant Sarsaparilla extract in 1888 in Battle Creek, Michigan. In 1905, he moved his family to Beeville, Texas. Working with just $6.71 worth of materials on top of an old icebox, John A. Adams created a new formula for vanilla. His wife tested it by whipping up a cake and announced, "John, this is the BEST flavoring I have ever used." "Well, that's old man Adams BEST," he responded. The name stuck, and Adams Best was born! Today, Adams manufactures and markets under several Adams Brand banners, including Adams Best®, Adams Extract®, Adams® Seasoning & Spice, and many more. To learn more about Adams Extract, to shop their products, or to find delicious recipes visit https://www.adamsextract.com.

Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

Prize #7: Deiss Kitchenware is giving one winner a kitchen utensil prize package! The winner will receive a digital thermometer, a grater, an apple slicer and corer set, and a 5 piece utensil set!

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Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

Monday #SpringSweetsWeek Recipes

Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes

I had been thinking of doing a lemon chiffon cake this week which I wanted to tote up to my daughter's home a few hours drive from here. But has luck would have it travel plans are nixed.

Small Plans and Recipe Size

And considering I often share my desserts with friends and family, and having just me and the hubz to feed for right now, I have scaled this recipe way back.

Did you know a cupcake could be chopped from the usual one to two dozen down to just four? That's a much more manageable size.

Of course, you can still build this out by multiplying everything by three. That will yield a nice dozen. For future plans.

Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

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Lemon Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes

These have lemon cake and the raspberry mascarpone filling which is sweetened cheese and fresh fruit. And them topped with a nice lemony frosting in a blushing hue.

Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek

I've used several sponsor products in this recipe, including extracts from Adams, sugar from Dixie Crystals, and the instant read thermometer from Deiss to read my cupcake doneness. Less waste when you don't need to use toothpicks, and very accurate since the probe knows exactly what is going on deep inside.

Lemon Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes

Lemon and Raspberry Mascarpone Cupcakes #SpringSweetsWeek
Thank you #SpringSweetsWeek Sponsors: Dixie Crystals, Millican Pecan, Door County Coffee & Tea Co., Anolon, Fresh April Sprinkles, Deiss Kitchenware, and Adams Extracts for providing the prizes free of charge. These companies also provided the bloggers with samples and product to use for #SpringSweetsWeek recipes. All opinions are my own. The #SpringSweetsWeek giveaway is open to residents of the United States who are 18 years of age or older. All entries for the winner will be checked and verified. By entering you give the right to use your name and likeness. The number of entries received determines the odds of winning. Seven (7) winners will be selected. The prize packages will be sent directly from the giveaway sponsors. The #SpringSweetsWeek Bloggers are not responsible for the fulfillment or delivery of the prize packages. Bloggers hosting this giveaway and their immediate family members in their household cannot enter or win the giveaway. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited by law. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter or any other social channel mentioned in the #SpringSweetsWeek posts or entry.

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